Review Tearaway Unfolded (PS4)
Card to beat
Leave it to Media Molecule to find a purpose for all of those gadgets that Sony stuffed into the DualShock 4 controller. Tearaway Unfolded, a remixed edition of the Guildford-based developer's underappreciated PlayStation Vita exclusive, may feature a papery protagonist named either Iota or Atoi, but it's the PlayStation 4's input...
Gallery Sony Made Us Dress Up as a Squirrel for Tearaway Unfolded
So we did
Life as a video games writer is rarely glamorous – but it's not normally as embarrassing as this. This morning Push Square Towers received a package from Sony, imploring us to shame ourselves in a squirrel costume. Never one to refuse a challenge, this author hopped straight into the luminous orange onesie and posed for a few photographs...
News Tearaway Unfolded's PS4 Special Edition May Be the Most Adorable Thing Ever
Tearaway is not just brilliant, it's also super cute. Subsequently, if any game deserved a Special Edition flush with the most adorable plushie ever, it's forthcoming PlayStation 4 re-release Tearaway Unfolded. This delicious European special comes with a copy of the papery platformer, some extra in-game loot – including a God of War...
Gamescom 2015 We Have Unfinished Business with Tearaway, Says Sony
Tearaway Unfolded will fly a paper plane to the PlayStation 4 next month, and Sony has suggested that this is because it has "unfinished business" with the franchise. Speaking at Gamescom 2015, SCEE boss Jim Ryan hinted that the strong reception to the PlayStation Vita original convinced the company to port the platformer to its home...
News PS4's Tearaway Unfolded Gets Wrapped in Gold Ribbon
Paper-based platformer ready for release
Pull out some party poppers and don your paper hat: Tearaway Unfolded has gone gold. Media Molecule's official Twitter account is flush with pictures of developers swigging champagne, as the PlayStation 4 re-release readies itself for retail. The title's not actually due out until September so it seems that...
News Things Get a Little Windy in PS4 Exclusive Tearaway Unfolded
The people that say that there are no PlayStation 4 exclusives coming out this year are idiots, because Tearaway Unfolded is still in the pipeline and that's all that matters. Alright, we're being the teensiest bit facetious, but this was one of the best games on the PlayStation Vita – and it's somehow looking even better on Sony's...
News Tearaway Unfolded Builds a Paper Bridge to PS4 in September
Tearaway Unfolded will unwrap plenty of warm fuzzies on the PlayStation 4 this September, as Media Molecule has dated its Vita re-imagining in North America and Europe. The game will release for the low fee of $39.99 in the Home of Hamburgers, and will be available from 8th September. There's no word on the price point that it will adopt in...
News Tearaway Unfolded Will Send You a Message This Summer on PS4
Soak up the sun
There are few games better suited to summer than Tearaway Unfolded. Media Molecule's re-imagined papercraft platformer is like a breath of fresh air, and audio lead Kenneth Young has reiterated that the PlayStation 4 exclusive escapade will be shining on Sony's next-gen system when the sun finally reappears. Unfortunately, the...
Preview The PS4 Exclusives of 2015 - Tearaway Unfolded
Cut from the same sheet
Tearaway should have been the PlayStation Vita's signature game. Designed from the ground up for Sony's pocketable platform, Media Molecule's chirpy platformer not only made use of every single input on the system – but it also ensured that they actually added something to the experience. This is something of a rarity –...
News Tearaway Unfolded Will Do All New Things with Your DualShock 4
Iota buy that
Media Molecule sadly didn’t take to the PlayStation Experience stage to announce its other project earlier today, but it did flaunt Tearaway: Unfolded – the PlayStation 4 re-imagining of its spectacular PlayStation Vita exclusive. Perhaps the most unique feature in this papery update is the way in which it will use the DualShock 4,...
News Tearaway Unfolded Is Clearly a Cut Above Other PS4 Ports
Media Molecule wasn’t messing around when it said that Tearaway Unfolded would be more than just an average PlayStation 4 port. Unlike other titles that have made the jump to Sony’s next-gen machine, this looks like a brand new game – as is evidenced by the wide shot of Maple Field at the start of this
Gamescom 2014 Half of Tearaway Unfolded's Content Will Be Brand New on PS4
Tearaway Unfolded is a bit of a strange, papery proposition. Presented during Sony’s big Gamescom 2014 press conference as a kind of adaptation for the PlayStation 4, it wasn’t entirely clear whether it will boast brand new content or the exact same puzzles and areas as its PlayStation Vita predecessor. Now, an IGN report straight from...
Gamescom 2014 A Re-Imagining of Tearaway Will Roll Out on the PS4
Unwrap even more
We think that Tearaway is without a doubt one of the best reasons to go out and swipe up a PlayStation Vita. The visuals are truly unique and gorgeous, the gameplay pushes all of the handheld's features to the max, and the whole tone of the game just has an inescapably lovely charm. Now you can experience that with a...
News Flaunt Your Format Allegiance with Fresh PlayStation Threads
Console warrior's uniform
Gaming clothes can be awfully geeky, but British tailor Insert Coin has made it its mission to produce a selection of trendy threads based upon our favourite pastime – all of which, you could actually wear on a night out. And as part of its ongoing partnership with PlayStation, the clothing line has added a couple of new...
News This LittleBigPlanet Themed DLC for Tearaway Probably Isn't an April Fools Prank
A safe bet
While it may be one of the funniest times of the year, April Fools' Day can also be a bit of a nightmare on our end, as a lack of scrutiny can lead to a reporter accidentally posting a prank as real news. What's more, developers and publishers are incredibly reluctant to make any proper announcements, lest they not be taken seriously...
News The Last of Us Bags the BAFTA Award for Best Overall Game
It just clicked
Naughty Dog's PlayStation 3 swansong The Last of Us was a pretty impressive game, but you probably didn't need us to tell you that. The Californian developer's unique take on the survival horror genre has been collecting just about every award known to man, and that impressive list has just grown even longer, with the studio recently...
News PS Vita Exclusive Tearaway Acknowledged At Last in BAFTA Nominations
The Last of Us also on point
Paper-based platformer Tearaway was assembled in the picturesque British town of Guildford, so it’s perhaps not overly surprising to see it recognised in this year’s BAFTA awards. Still, the underappreciated adventure has excelled a little more than even we expected, accruing an incredible eight nominations across...
News Naughty Dog's Bruce Straley Thinks Tearaway Deserved D.I.C.E Prize for Innovation
And the award for humblest game developer goes to...
If you've not been paying attention the last few weeks, Naughty Dog's masterpiece The Last of Us has managed to win just about every single award known to man. From the International Animated Film Society to GLAAD